Week Ahead: Week 11, Term 1


Napier Boys High School Week Ahead

Week Ahead: Week 11, Term 1

Monday, 11 – Sunday, 17 April


150th Jubilee  

We are excited to welcome Napier Boys’ old boys, staff and friends from all eras to celebrate 150 years of education at this fantastic school. We have a fabulous weekend organised, with events for all.

Registration for the 150th Jubilee is now live. Please help us to share the registration information in the community. Registration is through the school website.

COVID-19: Procedure, Practice & Offsite Learning

As per our repeated message, we want to sustain as much normality and structure as we can for your son(s). Our intention is to return to our regular five-period timetable at the start of Term 2. This intention will be confirmed in the Week Ahead sent out Thursday, 14 April.



If your son is at home with COVID-19 symptoms, a household contact, or tests positive for COVID-19, please contact the school as soon as possible. Please email attendance@nbhs.school.nz  or phone 06 8335900.

self-isolation instructions

self-isolation instructions

Offsite Learning

Students that are unable to be onsite, as a household contact or COVID-positive, should continue their learning via MS TEAMS.

For your reference, the MS TEAMS Student Manual is available here

If your son has technical issues accessing MS TEAMS, please contact the Student Helpdesk: studenthelpdesk@nbhs.school.nz

Uniform Shop

This is a friendly reminder that all students must be in a long-sleeve winter shirt from the beginning of Term 2.

Winter uniform, including sport, is now available to order. The price list can be viewed here – Winter Uniform

To order winter uniform, please email the related details to uniforms@nbhs.school.nz. You should include:

  • your son’s name
  • item(s) – please only order one of each item at this stage
  • size – please base the sizing off your son’s current uniform

Payment must be by Internet Banking into your son’s school account. Your son will be notified when uniform is ready to be collected from the school office.

Items can be exchanged if they do not fit. These must be unworn/unnamed.

Items can continue to be purchased by email through Week 11. Thereafter, the new and used shops will be open on the last day of the school holiday, Friday 29 April, 10 am – 3.30 pm.

Term 1 Policy Review

Parents are invited to review the Health, Safety and Welfare Policy aspects.


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Upcoming Events – stay informed

Please keep a close eye on this school newsletter, the ‘Week Ahead’, each Friday where any changes are communicated. Also, you can check the school calendar.

Urgent updates will be pushed-out via the School App.

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 Y9 Athlete Development Programme, 2022

Application forms have been passed onto all interested Y9s.

Applications must be completed and returned to the school office before the end of the school, Monday, 11 April.

Term One Progress Report

This report offers an overview of your son’s achievements and effort. The April progress report will be emailed to parents/caregivers in Week 11. Please make the time to talk through this report with your son, acknowledging the positives, work on and setting goals to collectively work toward.


What’s Due? NCEA Internal Assessments

NCEA Internal Assessments due in Week 11

NCEA Level 1
Subject Achievement Standard Classes involved
Māori Studies AS1.5 Waihanga tuhinga (Portfolio Piece 1 of 3) MAT, PAK
Geography AS1.5 Conduct Geographic research with direction BAR, TAM, MEA, JOH
English AS1.6 Speech Presentation ALL


NCEA Level 2
Subject Achievement Standard Classes involved
Māori Studies AS2.5 Waihanga tuhinga (Portfolio Piece 1 of 3) MAT, PAK
Chemistry AS2.7 Reduction-Oxidation Processes OCO, SMI
Mathematics AS2.9 Statistics HEU, MCD, LEE, HRR, GOU
English AS2.5 Speech Presentation ALL


NCEA Level 3
Subject Achievement Standard Classes involved
Māori Studies AS3.5 Waihanga tuhinga (Portfolio Piece 1 of 3) MAT, PAK
Geography AS3.5 Conduct Geographic research with consultation JOH, MEA
Agriculture AS3.1 Investigation – Urea Trial NEW


KAMAR Parent Portal

Parents/caregivers can access results and school reports through the KAMAR Parent Portal. If you have difficulty accessing the portal, please contact Mrs J Gourdie jgourdie@nbhs.school.nz

You can access the KAMAR parent portal here: https://kamar.nbhs.school.nz/

Week Ahead Sport


1st XV pre-season fixture versus Lindisfarne College

The 1st XV continue their pre-season programme on the last day of school, with a game versus Lindisfarne College.

This is an away game, Thursday, 14 April. Kick-off is TBA.

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